Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm PST
'm jim kozimor. colin kaepernick receiving support from an unlikely source. plus, playoff games so tight in the nfl, they often come down to a made or missed field goal. so who will be kicking for the 49ers come saturday? we have the answer next from the xfinity "sportsdesk." has over 50 delicious choices. sizzler'sr soups, salads, appetizers, and more starting at $8.99 for lunch. sizzler. where fresh is fun. >>> a critical update to a story being watched worldwide. break in the weather has helped free a pot of killer whales trapped in canada's frozen north. this is youtube video showing the pod stuck near quebec. they took turns breathing through a small hole in the ice. finally overnight winds opened a channel to the sea. residents in a small village are now paying someone to track the whales to the open ocean to make sure they're okay. >> that video is incredible. >> crazy. >> let's bring in our chief meteorologist jeff ranieri. we're talking maybe snow in the bay area. >> we could. we had a little bit earlier this morning. there's only a slight shot coming up in the weekend forecast.
Jan 9, 2013 6:00pm PST
is working on his timing and communication with colin kaepernick. >> i asked him what he wants my alignments to be coming through the line. the small things like that. i just have to be patient. he patient through the line. >> kendall hunter and fatigue can be factors into gore's decline. the 49ers hope he'll rebound this time as well. >> thanks, mindy. to hoops. the last time we saw the warriors they got stunned by the clippers. they welcome one of the top teams in the west, the grizzlies. they haven't beat them at home since 2010 and they're looking to turn things around tonight. >> it's a big matchup. the top scorer in the league. we improved a lot. >> we played there so they're a big challenge for us. >> so it's the warriors and grizzly at oracle. highlights at 11:00 tonight. that will do it in sports from the xfinity sports desk. back to you. >> stefan curry bobble head night, i believe. right? >> very exciting. >> for a full half hour you can watch on comcast sports net bay area at 10:30. these sweet honey clustery things have fiber? fiber one. almost tastes like one of jack's cereals.
Jan 7, 2013 6:00pm PST
colin kaepernick and willis' press conferences at 11:50 live reports. sports net central and former niner joins us at 6:30 to break down this weekend's monumental matchup. by the way, the guys on the farm could use a couple of tight ends. they decided to forego his final year of eligibility and declare for the 2013 nfl draft. he led the team in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns. he's also a potential first-round pick. also his teammate announced to enter the draft early. speaking of college football, a big one going on, alabama and notre dame. battling it out for college football supremacy in the bcs national championship game, not much of a battle right now, alabama is leading 21-0 as they approach the halftime. that will do it for now. jessica, thank you so much. raj, thank you for the tickets? >> you shoulhave seen how quickly he was on. gone right away. >> i got you a bunch, i'm telling you. as we say good-bye, we were right on it. it took three minutes total which is, what, 180 seconds, to sell out. ticket sales, in three minutes, they sold out for that game against th
Jan 11, 2013 6:00pm PST
happy with how kaepernick is playing and how big will it be for him playing in this first playoff game as a starter? >> yes, i am happy with colin's play. i'm happy with alex's play. to look at the quarterback play as a whole, it's been very good. and his preparation is going well. he understands the game plan, and that's all i can ask. >> reporter: you run the football, the third most of any team in the nfl. frank gore hasn't gone over 100 in a while. i don't think he has since kap became the starter. is it his goal to go over 100 or part of the plan that doesn't have to happen? >> it doesn't have to happen. the main thing is we score more points. terrific games, a couple of his best games he was in the 80s. but frank is a true football player and he'll make the most of every catch in this it game. >> let's bring in jim kozemore. he joins us from our newsroom. we have our spot on the couch ready to go for tomorrow night. >> that's what i like to hear, gang. i might be joining you. you just never know. i may show up at your houses. the bay area is abuzz. we're less than 24 hours away f